Advertisement

Definition of "perceiving" []

  • To become aware of (something) through the senses, esp the sight; recognize or observe (verb)
  • To come to comprehend; grasp (verb)
  • Present participle of perceive. (verb)

www.Collinsdictionary.com (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Wiktionary.org : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "perceiving" in a sentence
  • "The second point gives me hope as it suggests Australians are not entirely stupid in perceiving where this could go."
  • "It is interesting to see how Gregory Cowles, in perceiving everything through the prism of Darwinian evolution, labels Steig a creationist, who according to his wife is not."
  • "Tim, not so quick in perceiving and adjusting, also overcome with Celtic rage at the brakeman, instead of dropping to hands and knees, remained upright to flare his opinion of the brakeman, to the brakeman, in lurid and ancestral terms."